Synonyms of combat in English:

combat


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noun

1‘3500 men were killed in combat’

SYNONYMS
battle, fighting, action, hostilities, conflict, armed conflict, war, warfare, bloodshed

verb

1‘other cities have tried to combat the disease’

SYNONYMS
fight, battle against, do battle with, wage war against, take up arms against, strive against, contend with, tackle, attack, counter, oppose, resist, withstand, stand up to, face up to, make a stand against, put up a fight against, confront, defy
obstruct, impede, hinder, block, thwart, frustrate, inhibit, restrain
stop, halt, put an end to, prevent, check, stem, curb
ANTONYMS

give in to